The Brother Martin 2016 Lacrosse season kicked- off this past Saturday, January 9th, at Farley Field with their annual Alumni/Varsity Game. A great showing of 20 Alumni came to play against the Varsity and to partake in the Jambalaya Feast. Jack Bryant (#33) and Lee Davis (#17) led the Varsity with two goals each; other goals were scored by Kerby Stieffel (#6), Edwin Pigeon (#21), Nicolas Benedetto (#13), Felipe Gomez (#37), and Noah Velez (#23).
Donald Davis ’12 led the Alumni with two goals. By the middle of the third quarter, the alumni were out of gas and calling out for replacements. The Varsity team won this year’s game 9-5 to avenge last year’s OT losing to the alumni. In addition, the U-15 team scrimmaged by splitting the squad into two teams on Saturday with the Red Team winning over the White Team 8-3. JV also scrimmaged against the alumni and seniors to close out the day.
Crusader Lacrosse action begins this weekend with the Varsity and U-15 teams hosting the Northshore Spartans on Saturday, January 16th, at Muss Bertolino Stadium in Kenner beginning at 2 p.m.